Kids and nutrition. Mandeville
kids don’t think about it. Mandeville parents don’t always think about
it. But Mandeville nutrition is important in Mandeville
kids’ spinal development and growth and Mandeville chiropractic care.
Good nutrition also encourages good spine and bone
development which your Mandeville chiropractor thinks about!
Mandeville Chiropractic talks nutrition whenever the opportunity rises. A good Mandeville nutritional foundation as a youth potentially contributes to a healthier spinal life.
WHAT’S HOLDING YOUTH BACK?
So what prevents Mandeville young people
and their Mandeville parents from thinking about their nutritional
status? Likely the same things that hold young adults back - belief
their diet is appropriate, no symptomatology, and misperception
of nutrient sources. (1) Mandeville Chiropractic knows that a life experience
When do young people think about their
nutritional status? At the same time it would garner the attention of
an adult - when there is pain. Amazingly, 71% of
schoolchildren aged 12-17 years say that they had at least one
episode of low back pain. (2) 17.4% of students report
cervical spine pain. 18% report low back pain. Older
adolescents (24.4%) have more cervical spine pain
than younger ones (11.9%). Older
adolescents (25.1%) experience more lumbar spine pain than
younger ones (12.4%), too. (3) More girls than boys report back pain. (4) As
researchers describe, Mandeville Chiropractic notes that
Mandeville kids with spine pain share some risk factors for Mandeville back pain and
RISKS FOR Mandeville BACK PAIN
What puts kids at risk of spine pain? Lots of factors
like limited sun exposure, inadequate vitamin d diets, adiposity, lower
physical activity, sedentary lifestyles, vitamin 25 (oh) d deficiency, and lower
levels of calcium, creatine kinase, and lactic dehydrogenase. (2) Inactive adolescents have more cervical and lumbar spine pain than
active kids. (3) In an 8-month study period, 52.2% of schoolchildren had
low back pain. 34% had moderate and 18% had severe back pain. More girls (36%) than boys (24%) report back
pain. Schoolchildren with moderate and severe pain had higher body mass indices, waist, hip and
waist-to-hip ratios. (2) Mandeville Chiropractic assesses Mandeville
back pain kids and adults to examine for risks and create
a treatment plan to avert them from becoming painful realities.
WHAT TO DO
What’s a parent to do? Care for the kids and
their Mandeville spines. Consult your
Mandeville chiropractic physician. Establish a treatment plan that inspires
them to be more active, eat more nutritiously,
take supplements as necessary, and be treated with spinal manipulation. It helps!
Schedule a Mandeville chiropractic visit at
Mandeville Chiropractic today!